The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 63 163 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 10.11% 23.25% 12.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.89% 67.63% 45.93%
Number of salaries quoted 60 163 90
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
SQL Server
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
162 241 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 26.00% 34.38% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 156 230 187
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.99% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 145 (69.38%) SQL
2 90 (43.06%) C#
3 87 (41.63%) Microsoft
4 79 (37.80%) Degree
5 73 (34.93%) MS Excel
6 69 (33.01%) .NET
7 56 (26.79%) T-SQL
8 53 (25.36%) ASP.NET
8 53 (25.36%) Computer Science
9 46 (22.01%) Windows
10 43 (20.57%) Finance
11 42 (20.10%) HTML
11 42 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (18.66%) CSS
13 38 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
14 33 (15.79%) MS Access
14 33 (15.79%) MVC
15 32 (15.31%) JavaScript
15 32 (15.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 27 (12.92%) VMware
17 24 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
18 23 (11.00%) OLAP
18 23 (11.00%) OLTP
18 23 (11.00%) Enterprise Software
18 23 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC
19 22 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
19 22 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 21 (10.05%) Windows Server
21 20 (9.57%) Software Engineering
22 19 (9.09%) Web Development

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (8.61%) IIS
2 10 (4.78%) NServiceBus
3 4 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.96%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.96%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.48%) CMS
5 1 (0.48%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.48%) Commerce Server 2007
5 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 73 (34.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.48%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (5.26%) Office 365
2 3 (1.44%) SaaS
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.31%) SSL
2 4 (1.91%) DNS
3 3 (1.44%) Firewall
3 3 (1.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.44%) VPN
4 2 (0.96%) LAN
4 2 (0.96%) NAS
4 2 (0.96%) PPP
4 2 (0.96%) SAN
4 2 (0.96%) WAN
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.48%) DHCP
5 1 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.79%) MS Access
2 32 (15.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (11.00%) OLAP
3 23 (11.00%) OLTP
4 22 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (8.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (6.70%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (5.26%) MySQL
8 10 (4.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (4.31%) Oracle Database
9 9 (4.31%) Power BI
9 9 (4.31%) Relational Database
9 9 (4.31%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (3.83%) Data Mining
10 8 (3.83%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (3.35%) Big Data
11 7 (3.35%) NoSQL
11 7 (3.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (2.87%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (2.39%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.48%) Maven
3 1 (0.48%) Subversion
3 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (20.57%) Finance
2 15 (7.18%) Retail
3 4 (1.91%) Electronics
4 3 (1.44%) Back Office
5 2 (0.96%) Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Law
6 1 (0.48%) Military
6 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (46.41%) Developer
2 48 (22.97%) Software Developer
3 47 (22.49%) SQL Developer
4 43 (20.57%) DBA
5 40 (19.14%) .NET Developer
6 35 (16.75%) C# Developer
6 35 (16.75%) SQL DBA
7 28 (13.40%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (11.96%) .NET Software Developer
9 24 (11.48%) SQL Server DBA
10 23 (11.00%) C# Software Developer
11 21 (10.05%) Senior DBA
12 20 (9.57%) Senior SQL DBA
13 19 (9.09%) Analyst
14 18 (8.61%) Applications Support
14 18 (8.61%) SQL Server Developer
15 16 (7.66%) Consultant
16 14 (6.70%) ASP.NET Developer
17 13 (6.22%) Implementation Consultant
17 13 (6.22%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (33.01%) .NET
2 53 (25.36%) ASP.NET
3 42 (20.10%) HTML
4 39 (18.66%) CSS
5 23 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (7.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (6.70%) NHibernate
8 13 (6.22%) REST
9 10 (4.78%) OAuth
10 9 (4.31%) Ajax
10 9 (4.31%) COM
11 8 (3.83%) WCF
11 8 (3.83%) Web Services
12 7 (3.35%) jQuery
13 5 (2.39%) .NET Framework
13 5 (2.39%) MFC
14 4 (1.91%) AngularJS
14 4 (1.91%) WinForms
14 4 (1.91%) XML
15 3 (1.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 53 (25.36%) Computer Science
2 38 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (11.00%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.26%) Clustering
4 11 (5.26%) Replication
5 9 (4.31%) Statistics
6 8 (3.83%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.35%) CMDB
8 5 (2.39%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.91%) EPoS
10 3 (1.44%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.44%) EFT
10 3 (1.44%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.44%) Life Science
10 3 (1.44%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.44%) Physics
11 2 (0.96%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.96%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (22.01%) Windows
2 21 (10.05%) Windows Server
3 14 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (6.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (5.74%) Android
4 12 (5.74%) Apple iOS
5 11 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
6 10 (4.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (4.31%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.96%) Linux
9 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.48%) Unix
9 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (15.79%) MVC
3 24 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (9.57%) Software Engineering
5 19 (9.09%) Database Security
5 19 (9.09%) Time Management
5 19 (9.09%) Web Development
6 18 (8.61%) OO
7 17 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (8.13%) Project Management
7 17 (8.13%) SDLC
7 17 (8.13%) TDD
8 14 (6.70%) Data Analysis
8 14 (6.70%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (5.74%) DevOps
9 12 (5.74%) High Availability
9 12 (5.74%) OOD
9 12 (5.74%) Test Scripting
10 11 (5.26%) ETL
10 11 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 145 (69.38%) SQL
2 90 (43.06%) C#
3 56 (26.79%) T-SQL
4 32 (15.31%) JavaScript
5 15 (7.18%) Java
6 14 (6.70%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.83%) C++
7 8 (3.83%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.39%) PHP
9 4 (1.91%) C
9 4 (1.91%) Delphi
9 4 (1.91%) Python
10 2 (0.96%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.48%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.48%) F#
11 1 (0.48%) Perl
11 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (37.80%) Degree
2 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.48%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.48%) CCNA
4 1 (0.48%) CEH
4 1 (0.48%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.48%) CISM
4 1 (0.48%) CISSP
4 1 (0.48%) HNC
4 1 (0.48%) HND
4 1 (0.48%) IISP
4 1 (0.48%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.48%) MCSA
4 1 (0.48%) MCSE
4 1 (0.48%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.78%) SLA
2 3 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 17 (8.13%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.83%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.96%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.48%) HDFS
5 1 (0.48%) KVM
5 1 (0.48%) QEMU
5 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (3.83%) Data Guard
2 8 (3.83%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 8 (3.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (3.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.96%) Ansible
4 2 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.96%) Puppet
4 2 (0.96%) Salt
5 1 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.48%) Oozie
Vendors
1 87 (41.63%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.92%) VMware
3 18 (8.61%) Oracle
4 10 (4.78%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (4.31%) Citrix
6 7 (3.35%) Zerto
7 3 (1.44%) SAP
7 3 (1.44%) Tableau
8 2 (0.96%) Apple
8 2 (0.96%) Dell
8 2 (0.96%) EMC
8 2 (0.96%) HP
8 2 (0.96%) Infor
8 2 (0.96%) Mitel
8 2 (0.96%) NetApp
8 2 (0.96%) Remedy
8 2 (0.96%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.96%) SonicWALL
8 2 (0.96%) Symantec
9 1 (0.48%) Cloudera
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